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Ancient GreekEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From παλαίω (palaíō, to wrestle) +‎ ().

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πᾰ́λη (pálēf (genitive πᾰ́λης); first declension

  1. wrestling, fight
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Greek: πάλη (páli)

Etymology 2Edit

Has been derived from πάλλω (pállō, to swing, rock), which is conceivable but not compelling. Alternatively, it can be connected to Latin pollen (fine flour) and puls (meal, porridge), all from Proto-Indo-European *pel- (flour, dust).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πᾰ́λη (pálēf (genitive πᾰ́λης); first declension

  1. finest meal, flour
  2. any fine dust
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πάλη (pálē)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpali]
  • (file)
  • Homophone: πάλι (páli)
  • Hyphenation: πά‧λη

NounEdit

πάλη (pálif (plural πάλες)

  1. wrestling
  2. fight, struggle

DeclensionEdit